The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 36 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Perl 80 95 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.81% 6.57% 6.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.63% 10.20% 10.39%
Number of salaries quoted 71 86 99
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,736 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Perl
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
831 931 1155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 70.78% 64.34% 66.15%
Number of salaries quoted 751 826 978
Median salary £42,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Perl
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Cambridge region.

Perl Salary Trend in Cambridge

Perl
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Perl Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Perl.

1 114 (65.14%) Python
2 86 (49.14%) Java
3 83 (47.43%) Linux
4 67 (38.29%) Bash Shell
5 62 (35.43%) Agile Software Development
6 57 (32.57%) JavaScript
6 57 (32.57%) SQL
7 53 (30.29%) Degree
8 51 (29.14%) C++
9 39 (22.29%) HTML
9 39 (22.29%) Software Engineering
10 37 (21.14%) Analytical Skills
10 37 (21.14%) SDLC
11 34 (19.43%) Scrum
12 30 (17.14%) C#
13 29 (16.57%) Open Source
14 27 (15.43%) REST
15 26 (14.86%) Web Services
15 26 (14.86%) Unix
16 25 (14.29%) C
17 24 (13.71%) Computer Science
18 23 (13.14%) MySQL
19 22 (12.57%) CSS
20 21 (12.00%) HTTP
21 20 (11.43%) XML
21 20 (11.43%) DevOps
22 19 (10.86%) Bioinformatics
23 18 (10.29%) Mathematics
23 18 (10.29%) Visual Studio
23 18 (10.29%) Relational Database

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (8.57%) Apache
2 4 (2.29%) Apache Solr
2 4 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.29%) IIS
2 4 (2.29%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.14%) JBoss
3 2 (1.14%) nginx
4 1 (0.57%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.57%) uWSGI
Applications
1 1 (0.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (4.00%) GitHub
2 5 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.00%) HTTP
2 10 (5.71%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.43%) DNS
4 4 (2.29%) BGP
4 4 (2.29%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (2.29%) LDAP
4 4 (2.29%) SSL
5 3 (1.71%) Firewall
5 3 (1.71%) SSH
6 2 (1.14%) Internet
6 2 (1.14%) Junos
6 2 (1.14%) X.509
7 1 (0.57%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.57%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.57%) OSPF
7 1 (0.57%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.57%) VLAN
7 1 (0.57%) WAN
7 1 (0.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.14%) MySQL
2 18 (10.29%) Relational Database
3 13 (7.43%) Data Mining
4 11 (6.29%) Text Mining
5 10 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (5.14%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.86%) SQL Server
8 4 (2.29%) Electronic Patient Records
8 4 (2.29%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.14%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.14%) IDOL
9 2 (1.14%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.57%) Big Data
10 1 (0.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (10.29%) Visual Studio
2 16 (9.14%) Git (software)
3 13 (7.43%) Eclipse
4 12 (6.86%) JIRA
5 9 (5.14%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.43%) Fiddler
6 6 (3.43%) Maven
7 5 (2.86%) Selenium
8 4 (2.29%) Subversion
9 3 (1.71%) Artifactory
9 3 (1.71%) SonarQube
9 3 (1.71%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.57%) Bower
10 1 (0.57%) Grunt
10 1 (0.57%) gulp
General
1 17 (9.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (2.29%) Games
2 4 (2.29%) Marketing
3 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 51 (29.14%) Developer
2 30 (17.14%) Linux Engineer
3 29 (16.57%) Software Engineer
4 23 (13.14%) Test Engineer
5 19 (10.86%) Java Engineer
5 19 (10.86%) Programmer
6 18 (10.29%) Software Developer
6 18 (10.29%) Software Test Engineer
7 15 (8.57%) Java Developer
7 15 (8.57%) JavaScript Developer
7 15 (8.57%) JavaScript Engineer
7 15 (8.57%) Test Automation Engineer
8 14 (8.00%) Support Engineer
8 14 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
9 13 (7.43%) Python Developer
10 12 (6.86%) DevOps Engineer
11 11 (6.29%) Web Engineer
12 10 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (5.71%) Senior Developer
13 9 (5.14%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (22.29%) HTML
2 27 (15.43%) REST
3 26 (14.86%) Web Services
4 22 (12.57%) CSS
5 20 (11.43%) XML
6 16 (9.14%) Natural Language Processing
7 15 (8.57%) JDBC
7 15 (8.57%) SOAP
8 13 (7.43%) JSP
9 12 (6.86%) J2EE
9 12 (6.86%) STL
10 10 (5.71%) .NET
10 10 (5.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 9 (5.14%) jQuery
11 9 (5.14%) LAMP
12 8 (4.57%) AngularJS
13 6 (3.43%) JSON
14 5 (2.86%) Ajax
14 5 (2.86%) ASP.NET
15 4 (2.29%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 37 (21.14%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (13.71%) Computer Science
3 18 (10.29%) Mathematics
4 16 (9.14%) Informatics
5 15 (8.57%) Algorithms
6 14 (8.00%) Physics
7 12 (6.86%) Client/Server
7 12 (6.86%) Life Science
8 9 (5.14%) Biology
9 7 (4.00%) Replication
10 6 (3.43%) Ontologies
11 5 (2.86%) Clustering
12 4 (2.29%) Cryptography
12 4 (2.29%) Health Informatics
12 4 (2.29%) User Experience
12 4 (2.29%) Visualisation
13 2 (1.14%) 3D Graphics
13 2 (1.14%) Internet of Things
14 1 (0.57%) Biotechnology
14 1 (0.57%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 83 (47.43%) Linux
2 26 (14.86%) Unix
3 14 (8.00%) Windows
4 7 (4.00%) CentOS
4 7 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.43%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.14%) Debian
7 2 (1.14%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.14%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.14%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (35.43%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (22.29%) Software Engineering
3 37 (21.14%) SDLC
4 34 (19.43%) Scrum
5 29 (16.57%) Open Source
6 20 (11.43%) DevOps
7 19 (10.86%) Bioinformatics
8 17 (9.71%) Performance Testing
9 16 (9.14%) TDD
9 16 (9.14%) Test Automation
10 13 (7.43%) Automation Testing
11 12 (6.86%) Validation
12 11 (6.29%) Software Testing
13 10 (5.71%) BDD
13 10 (5.71%) Feature Driven Development
13 10 (5.71%) Unit Testing
14 9 (5.14%) Configuration Management
15 8 (4.57%) OOP
16 7 (4.00%) Software Architecture
17 6 (3.43%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 114 (65.14%) Python
2 86 (49.14%) Java
3 67 (38.29%) Bash Shell
4 57 (32.57%) JavaScript
4 57 (32.57%) SQL
5 51 (29.14%) C++
6 30 (17.14%) C#
7 25 (14.29%) C
8 14 (8.00%) PHP
8 14 (8.00%) Shell Script
9 10 (5.71%) Ruby
10 5 (2.86%) Lua
11 4 (2.29%) R
12 2 (1.14%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (30.29%) Degree
2 5 (2.86%) PhD
3 2 (1.14%) CCNA
3 2 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.14%) JNCIA
3 2 (1.14%) LPIC
3 2 (1.14%) RHCE
4 1 (0.57%) MBA
4 1 (0.57%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.43%) QA
2 6 (3.43%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 7 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.86%) KVM
3 5 (2.86%) Xen
4 3 (1.71%) Corosync
4 3 (1.71%) iptables
4 3 (1.71%) Postfix
4 3 (1.71%) Shibboleth
5 1 (0.57%) Docker
5 1 (0.57%) Firmware
5 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.57%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 16 (9.14%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (8.00%) Puppet
3 12 (6.86%) Ansible
4 5 (2.86%) CFEngine
5 3 (1.71%) Nagios
5 3 (1.71%) Pacemaker
6 2 (1.14%) HAProxy
6 2 (1.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 10 (5.71%) Oracle
2 9 (5.14%) Red Hat
3 6 (3.43%) VMware
4 4 (2.29%) Cisco
4 4 (2.29%) Juniper
5 3 (1.71%) Coverity
5 3 (1.71%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.14%) Perforce
6 2 (1.14%) Sun
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